Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Pumpkin King
Console icon Game Boy Advance

Game icon

Developer

Disney Interactive Studios

Genre

Metroidvania

Released

September 8, 2005

Achievements

Author: Brian (71)

There are 71 achievements worth 499 (1,321) points.

This set has 10 missable achievements.

  • Obtain the Frog Gun

    860 (507) of 865 – 99.42%

    58.61% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    99.42% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Upgrade the Frog Gun

    152 (128) of 865 – 17.57%

    14.80% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.57% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Bat Boomerang

    387 (286) of 865 – 44.74%

    33.06% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    44.74% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Upgrade the Bat Boomerang

    144 (123) of 865 – 16.65%

    14.22% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    16.65% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Smashing

    (3) (4)

    Obtain the Pumpkin Bomb

    285 (225) of 865 – 32.95%

    26.01% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    32.95% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Facelift

    (3) (6)

    Upgrade the Pumpkin Bomb

    139 (119) of 865 – 16.07%

    13.76% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    16.07% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Spicy Bottle

    172 (143) of 865 – 19.88%

    16.53% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    19.88% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain Sally's Shoe

    569 (374) of 865 – 65.78%

    43.24% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    65.78% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Mayor's Bow Tie

    139 (125) of 865 – 16.07%

    14.45% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    16.07% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Behemoth's Ax

    135 (116) of 865 – 15.61%

    13.41% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.61% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Unicycle

    (3) (7)

    Obtain the Unicycle

    116 (107) of 865 – 13.41%

    12.37% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.41% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Witch's Broom

    113 (104) of 865 – 13.06%

    12.02% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.06% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Doc's Beaker

    156 (137) of 865 – 18.03%

    15.84% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    18.03% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Vampire's Umbrella

    178 (156) of 865 – 20.58%

    18.03% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    20.58% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain Mr. Hyde's Hat

    201 (168) of 865 – 23.24%

    19.42% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    23.24% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain Oogie's Dice

    162 (143) of 865 – 18.73%

    16.53% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    18.73% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Witch's Brew

    153 (132) of 865 – 17.69%

    15.26% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.69% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Plasma Pumpkin

    179 (153) of 865 – 20.69%

    17.69% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    20.69% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain Barrel's Ball and Chain

    156 (136) of 865 – 18.03%

    15.72% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    18.03% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Old Saxophone

    108 (99) of 865 – 12.49%

    11.45% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    12.49% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Doc's Shades

    121 (107) of 865 – 13.99%

    12.37% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.99% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain Nightshade Soup

    123 (107) of 865 – 14.22%

    12.37% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    14.22% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Trophy

    (3) (7)

    Obtain the Trophy

    134 (117) of 865 – 15.49%

    13.53% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.49% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Mayor's Name Tag

    150 (126) of 865 – 17.34%

    14.57% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.34% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Clown's Beanie

    115 (103) of 865 – 13.29%

    11.91% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.29% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Fog Juice

    (3) (6)

    Obtain Fog Juice

    141 (120) of 865 – 16.30%

    13.87% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    16.30% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain Black Candy

    388 (289) of 865 – 44.86%

    33.41% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    44.86% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Grinch

    (25) (73)

    Obtain all 10 Shrunken Heads

    93 (87) of 865 – 10.75%

    10.06% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    10.75% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Surprise!

    (3) (3)

    Find a Shrunken Head

    604 (409) of 865 – 69.83%

    47.28% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    69.83% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Scavenger

    (10) (20)

    Find 5 Shrunken Heads

    167 (141) of 865 – 19.31%

    16.30% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    19.31% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Explore all of Halloween Town Square

    127 (115) of 865 – 14.68%

    13.29% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    14.68% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Explore all of Jack's House

    113 (101) of 865 – 13.06%

    11.68% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.06% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Explore all of Dr. Finkelstein's Lab

    138 (122) of 865 – 15.95%

    14.10% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.95% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Explore all of the Graveyard

    111 (102) of 865 – 12.83%

    11.79% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    12.83% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Explore all of the Pumpkin Patch

    107 (97) of 865 – 12.37%

    11.21% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    12.37% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Explore all of Oogie's Lair

    97 (89) of 865 – 11.21%

    10.29% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    11.21% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Play Bone Breaker and win on Hard difficulty

    116 (109) of 865 – 13.41%

    12.60% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.41% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Play Whack Hammer and win on Hard difficulty

    100 (96) of 865 – 11.56%

    11.10% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    11.56% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Play Skullduggery and get a perfect score on Hard difficulty

    75 (70) of 865 – 8.67%

    8.09% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    8.67% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Unlock the first minigame

    269 (213) of 865 – 31.10%

    24.62% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    31.10% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Unlock the second minigame

    153 (128) of 865 – 17.69%

    14.80% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.69% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Unlock the third minigame

    137 (116) of 865 – 15.84%

    13.41% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.84% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Have 99 Pumpkin Bombs

    180 (160) of 865 – 20.81%

    18.50% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    20.81% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Have 9 death peppers for the Spicy Bottle

    129 (117) of 865 – 14.91%

    13.53% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    14.91% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Find Zero

    512 (361) of 865 – 59.19%

    41.73% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    59.19% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Zero Harm

    (5) (8)

    Guide Zero through the chimney flawlessly (any direction)

    232 (193) of 865 – 26.82%

    22.31% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    26.82% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Guide Zero through the grave flawlessly (any direction)

    178 (160) of 865 – 20.58%

    18.50% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    20.58% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Ducked

    (10) (26)

    Guide Zero through the ducts flawlessly (any direction)

    107 (100) of 865 – 12.37%

    11.56% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    12.37% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Deliver the exploding mushroom with at least 250 seconds remaining

    106 (96) of 865 – 12.25%

    11.10% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    12.25% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Stretchy Ghost

    251 (202) of 865 – 29.02%

    23.35% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    29.02% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Facemelter

    (4) (6)

    Obtain Acid Baths

    222 (182) of 865 – 25.66%

    21.04% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    25.66% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Gum Shoes

    202 (169) of 865 – 23.35%

    19.54% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    23.35% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Obtain the Bat Lamp

    162 (137) of 865 – 18.73%

    15.84% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    18.73% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Fix the bug

    153 (128) of 865 – 17.69%

    14.80% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    17.69% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant spider

    598 (403) of 865 – 69.13%

    46.59% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    69.13% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Bested Spider

    (10) (17)

    Defeat the giant spider without being harmed

    188 (173) of 865 – 21.73%

    20.00% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    21.73% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant snake

    332 (258) of 865 – 38.38%

    29.83% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    38.38% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Bested Snake

    (10) (18)

    Defeat the giant snake without being harmed

    161 (157) of 865 – 18.61%

    18.15% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    18.61% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant grasshopper

    226 (185) of 865 – 26.13%

    21.39% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    26.13% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant grasshopper without being harmed

    117 (116) of 865 – 13.53%

    13.41% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    13.53% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant pillbug without being harmed

    74 (71) of 865 – 8.55%

    8.21% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    8.55% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant moth

    139 (120) of 865 – 16.07%

    13.87% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    16.07% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Bested Moth

    (25) (81)

    Defeat the giant moth without being harmed

    79 (77) of 865 – 9.13%

    8.90% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    9.13% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the piranhas without being harmed

    78 (76) of 865 – 9.02%

    8.79% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    9.02% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Crawloween

    (5) (11)

    Defeat the giant stuffed worm

    132 (114) of 865 – 15.26%

    13.18% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    15.26% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat the giant stuffed worm without being harmed

    79 (77) of 865 – 9.13%

    8.90% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    9.13% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Let's Boogie!

    (10) (24)

    Defeat Oogie Boogie phase 1

    125 (108) of 865 – 14.45%

    12.49% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    14.45% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat Oogie Boogie phase 1 without being harmed

    69 (66) of 865 – 7.98%

    7.63% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    7.98% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat Oogie Boogie phase 2

    111 (96) of 865 – 12.83%

    11.10% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    12.83% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Defeat Oogie Boogie phase 2 without being harmed

    67 (65) of 865 – 7.75%

    7.51% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    7.75% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode
  • Save Halloween Town without collecting avoidable Shrunken Heads

    66 (65) of 865 – 7.63%

    7.51% of players have earned the achievement in hardcore mode
    7.63% of players have earned the achievement in softcore mode

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Comments:
Brian 25 Oct 2014 11:31
I used the "(U)(Supplex)" ROM to make these achievements. If you run into any issues, try that.
Brian 13 Sep 2015 15:45
Weapon damage: (Don't read if you don't want weapon spoilers)------------------ Frog Gun: 2 --- Bat Boomerang: 1 --- Pumpkin Bomb: 3 --- Spicy Bottle: 2
SyrianBallaS 22 Mar 2016 20:47
This is like a silly version of metroid, and I like it!
Shikamaru91 4 Apr 2016 02:29
Really fun game but some bested achievements are a pain in the a** :p
Akerberus 27 Nov 2019 01:23
Cute game
markdarkness 4 Nov 2022 16:53
Maps with pick-up locations:

https://web.archive.org/web/20220520112140/http://forum.tnbc.eu/pumpkinking/walkthrough/17
ChronoGear 23 Oct 2023 05:41
Mastered! Decent game in the Halloween event
ayte 24 Oct 2023 23:03
Mastered! Took me ~19 hours according to RetroArch
TheUncleGerald 29 Oct 2023 21:46
10 hours and I beat it, very challenging and amazing too!
usernameMutant 3 Nov 2023 17:53
The game it self us very fun but damn some of this achievement made this very annoying and made me want to give up
VenHur 3 Nov 2023 23:25
Mastered. Took me 37 hours (in RetroArch time) for me.
toddbstreams 15 Nov 2023 17:35
Mastery #27: Some of those hitless achievements were tougher than expected, but I had a fun time with them. Appreciate the set! Just barely made it in time for the Halloween event.
slashfour21 28 Nov 2023 00:23
I really enjoyed the set and the challenges and even the ones without damage, they were satisfying. Thank you so much Brian for the set. I also took the opportunity to watch the movie that I had been waiting to see for years.